Original poster design // Daria Golab
Prints // buy
After a powerful storm damages their Maine home, David Drayton (Thomas Jane) and his young son head into town to gather food and supplies. Soon afterward, a thick fog rolls in and engulfs the town, trapping the Draytons and others in the local grocery store. Terror mounts as deadly creatures reveal themselves outside, but that may be nothing compared to the threat within….
Frank Darabont, USA 2007, 15, 126mins
“Smart, modestly budgeted chiller with an awe-inspiringly horrible ending”
“Criminally overlooked… this is one of the best horror movies of the last few years”
Please note: we’ll be screening the black and white version of the movie, it being director Frank Darabont’s preference:
“I always had it in mind to want to do The Mist in black and white, because there’s something about Stephen King’s story that’s a bit of a throwback. In fact, even he says in an afterword he once wrote that when he was writing the story, conceiving the story, he was inspired by those old grainy black and white monster movies of his youth. That, I think, planted a seed in my head, and I always wanted to do that…”